On the occasion of its 40th anniversary Carus has initiated a new series Carus Classics, featuring outstanding CD productions from the past library of recordings. This exclusive collection, designed by Friedrich Forssman and Cornelia Feyll, is presented in high-quality DigiPacs and each CD includes an extensive booklet. The present recording presents examples of Rossini’s compositional versatility with choral fugues and a cappella works for double choir ranging from religious works via funeral music to drinking songs. “CD with a first-class interpretation.” Fono Forum, June 1993
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… There have been other discs of Rossini's shorter vocal works but none that I have heard has given as much pleasure as this one.
(John Sheppard, Recording of the month, musicweb-international.com, November 2012)